2 Christmas events to kick off in metro Friday

To help Minnesotans get in the spirit of the season, two different holiday events are set to kick off Friday.

The annual Holidazzle event is set to begin Friday. However, due to the pandemic, the annual Minneapolis celebration will be held virtually.

Holidazzle to take place virtually

The holiday event will host online shows with Santa and other entertainment. Virtual Holidazzle will also include local vendors and pet organization.

The Holidazzle Show will air online every week through Dec. 20.

Christmas in Color at Valleyfair Amusement Park in Shakopee will also begin Friday.

The drive-through light and music display features more than one million LED lights synchronized to holiday songs